Werner Israel

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Werner Israel, (born October 4, 1931) is a physicist, author, researcher, and professor at the University of Victoria. Born in Berlin, Germany and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, he first received his B.Sc. in 1951 and later his M.Sc. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Werner Israel has received more than 53,392 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Werner Israel is the 695th most popular physicist, the 4,306th most popular biography from Germany and the 90th most popular German Physicist.

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Among physicists, Werner Israel ranks 695 out of 721Before him are Seth Neddermeyer, Norris Bradbury, Juan Martín Maldacena, Abhay Ashtekar, Bruno Zumino, and Howard P. Robertson. After him are John Pendry, Edwin Thompson Jaynes, Mary K. Gaillard, Daniel Kleppner, Cumrun Vafa, and Yash Pal.

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Among people born in 1931, Werner Israel ranks 420Before him are Andrew Hill, Karan Singh, Walt Davis, Brook Benton, Giovanni Battista Rabino, and Otis Blackwell. After him are Barbara Barrie, Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi, Yves Dreyfus, Flora Nwapa, Malcolm Williamson, and Bruce Halford.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Werner Israel ranks 4,306 out of 5,289Before him are Robert Schwentke (1968), Christian Streich (1965), Ulrich Walter (1954), Andrea Pollack (1961), Matthias Ginter (1994), and Ulrich Borowka (1962). After him are René Adler (1985), Hans-Peter Friedrich (1957), Liesel Westermann (1944), Karl Allgöwer (1957), Heidi Biebl (1941), and Nino de Angelo (1963).

Among PHYSICISTS In Germany

Among physicists born in Germany, Werner Israel ranks 90Before him are Hedwig Kohn (1887), Ursula Franklin (1921), Gregor Wentzel (1898), Rudolf Haag (1922), Jürgen Kurths (1953), and Rolf-Dieter Heuer (1948).